8-13, UPPER WIMPOLE STREET W1

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1357325
Date first listed:
14-Mar-1966
Statutory Address:
8-13, UPPER WIMPOLE STREET W1

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Location

Statutory Address:
8-13, UPPER WIMPOLE STREET W1

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
City of Westminster (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 28493 81870

Details

TQ 2881 NW and NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER UPPER WIMPOLE STREET, 44/13; 45/25 (East side) W1 14.3.66 Nos 8 to 13(consec) G.V. II Terraced town houses, c1780-90 Portland Estate development, probably by John White. Stock brick, all except No 12 with channelled stucco ground floors and No 13 with later stun facing and quoins to upper floors; slate roofs. 4 storeys and basements, Nos 9, 11 and 13 with dormered mansards. 3-window wide astylar fronts. Broad doorways to right, all except for No 9 semicircular arched and Nos 8, 10 and 13 with Coade rustications and head keystones; No 9 has pilastered doorway with entablature and panelled door in paired pilaster strip jambs with flat consoles to cornice-doorhead and loop patterned fanlight; Nos 8 and 10 have panelled doors in fluted antae jambs, cornice-doorheads and patterned fanlights; Nos 11 to 13 have panelled doors, side lights and panelled dividers, cornice-doorheads and radial glazed fanlights. Recessed sashes, under flat gauged arches to upper floors,except No 13 with stucco architraves. Plat band over ground floor. Parapets with copings and cornice to no 13. Apart from Nos 10 and 12 there are cast iron early C19 or Victorian scrolled balconies and balconettes to 1st floors. Nos 8 and 9 retain wrought iron area railings with urn finials and No 9 has urn pattern lampstandards with scrollwork brackets to lampholders and link extinguishers; cast iron plumbed spike finialed railings to rest. Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ2849181881

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
207367
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 May 2002
Reference: IOE01/07231/08
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